The military, social and art histories of the First World War are explored through a range of talks, workshops and live music taking place at the Gallery. In 2016 the programme will mark the anniversary of the Battle of the Somme and in 2018 it will commemorate the end of the war and the immediate post-war period.

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Lecture: Howard Hodgkin: Absent Friends

Lecture: Howard Hodgkin: Absent Friends

A part of Late Shift
30 March 2017, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Paul Moorhouse, the curator of the exhibition, explores the development of Hodgkin's portraiture, and considers the role of memory and emotion  in the artist's representation of people.